2017-2018 Graduate Catalog

INSC 60060 Decision Models

1.5 credits. This course is an introduction to decision modeling. The primary emphasis of this course will be on formulation and interpretation, thinking structurally about decision problems, making more informed decisions, and ultimately sharpening students' decision-making skills. It will introduce business students from a variety of backgrounds to some of the key techniques such as decision trees, linear programming, network models and simulation. The course will address models for a variety of applications such as: product-mix decision, portfolio management, product development and introduction, performance of production distribution networks, market share analysis, and investment strategy.